Potential supervisors in the Department of Accounting and Finance
Our members of staff are particularly interested in supervising PhD students in the following areas:
|Daniella Acker||Tax and capital structure
market-based accounting research
|George Bulkley||General area: The performance of Financial Markets, and in particular empirical tests of asset pricing models e.g.
Test of models of the term structure of interest rates
Test of models of aggregate equity pricing.
Test of models of individual stock pricing.
Development of trading rules to exploit stock and bond miss pricing.
Application of behavioural finance to all of these areas.
|Mark Clatworthy||Financial accounting
Accounting and capital markets
Empirical research on audit markets.
|Stuart Cooper||Sustainability reporting
Performance measurement and management.
|Sheila Ellwood||Financial reporting particularly in public services.
NHS management accounting and auditing.
|Sylvain Friederich||Empirical market microstructure|
|Paula Hill||Credit risk
|Mike Jones||Financial reporting particularly financial communication.
History of accounting.
Social and environmental accounting
|Piotr Korczak||Insider trading
Cross-country differences in corporate governance mechanisms
|Steve Lyne||Budgeting and management control
Balanced Scorecard and performance measurement
|Neslihan Ozkan||Financial economics
|Evarist Stoja||Applied financial econometrics
|Nick Taylor||Empirical finance
Volatility modelling and forecasting
|Fangming Xu||Mergers and acquisitions